Bill Simmons is joined by staff writer Shea Serrano, a Houston resident, to discuss the Hurricane Harvey relief efforts and his grassroots social media campaign to raise funds (7:00). Then, JackO joins to give his thoughts on the Boston Red Sox stealing signs from the Yankees (23:30) and Trump's latest tirade (46:00). Finally, rookie Los Angeles Chargers kicker Younghoe Koo comes on to discuss his journey from South Korea to the NFL (54:00).
In this podcast, Shea mentioned raising $134,000 with his readers, which he split among seven Houston-based charities that he researched/liked. The Ringer will donate $2,500 to each charity as well. If you want to join us, here are Shea's Seven. Thanks to Shea, as always, for being the best.